The new Home Run Derby rules provided for an entertaining show, it shows innovative thinking the sport hasn’t been used to.
This is an age when The Kids are All Right — a record 20 of the 76 All-Stars for Tuesday night’s game are 25 or younger.
Whether good or bad, these All-Star Game moments were certainly memorable.
A lot has been said about homegrown talent and “true” Yankees. One player who is the former and has the talent to become the latter is Refsnyder.
The brackets are set, and baseball is ready to crown a Home Run Derby winner under a new format for the popular event held the day before the All-Star game.
Just because someone is an All-Star in the eyes of Major League Baseball doesn’t mean you need or want them on your fantasy baseball roster. In fact, it’s mostly irrelevant to smart fantasy owners. By looking the hitters and pitchers in line for the big honor this week, you can find assets you have that other clueless owners might want in a trade. Think about how to exploit that weakness in your fantasy baseball league this weekend.
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The HR Derby changes were a good start, but more can be done to increase excitement.
We’ve reached the midway point of the season, time to look at the awards races.
I get the core thing. I really do. But are homegrown players really that much more revered than ones that came from outside the organization?
Manager Joe Girardi confirmed the news on Tuesday, just hours before the Yankees were to start a three-game series with the visiting Athletics.
It is a question often asked; how would a player in a particular sport fair if he/she played in another sport? With the annual MLB Home Run Derby next week, here are some non-baseball players who would be fun to watch in the competition.
Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.
Noah Syndergaard held the Los Angeles Dodgers to just two hits, and batterymate Kevin Plawecki drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning to help the Mets start their six-game road trip with a 2-1 victory.
Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees settled their dispute over a marketing payment with a deal announced Friday that gives $3.5 million to charitable groups.